June is National Caribbean Heritage Month and I have chosen to participate in the CaribAThon reading challenge which runs from June 11 through June 20. The only place I have so far traveled outside the mainland United States is the Caribbean. I have visited the Bahamas and Jamaica, and I fondly remember the warm, lazy… Continue reading CaribAThon Happening Now!
June is National Caribbean Heritage Month, and I am participating in the CaribAThon reading challenge which runs from June 11 through June 20. The goal of the reading challenge is to read authors or stories based from 13 countries in the Caribbean to promote the history and/or culture from these places. I will include a… Continue reading Currently Reading: June 9-15
For the week of June 2 - June 8, I will be doing some light reading this week. The pleasant weather outside has caused me to linger working in my garden and include daily walks around the neighborhood. Also, school is now out for the summer and I am catching up on some much needed… Continue reading Currently Reading: June 2 – June 8
Don't read this book alone! No, seriously, this book is so unforgettable, emotionally stirring and layered with meaning that you absolutely should not read this book alone. This is a highly allegorical novel with many hidden meanings waiting to be discovered in a lengthy discussion among friends. Needless to say, this one has earned a… Continue reading Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Book Review)
For the week of May 19-25, I am currently participating in the 2020 Plug and Readathon. This challenge involves reading your selections in digital format (ebook, audiobook or online). The prompts to fulfill this challenge are to: Check out your local library's digital loan collectionTry a new authorRead something you've always meant to read or… Continue reading Currently Reading: May 19-25